NOTES: The 2016 Hugo Awards are handed out and are a roaring endorsement of diversity, inclusion and the fannish community! Congrats to everyone!
OTHER NOTES: You can follow the proceedings of the business meeting, almost live, here
STILL OTHER NOTES: 3SV Passes for ratification next year; EPH passes and will be in effect next year; EPH+ passes for ratification next year.
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Omni This Week; Pandemonium Books; Pro Se Productions
INSPIRATION FOR AUTHOR TYPES (New: News Items that might inspire creativity)
Shades of 30’s SF: New “Fifth Force” (purple ray?) May Have Been Identified (Just don’t call it phlogiston)
Social Justice? President of Family Research Council who said floods are sent to punish gays gets flooded out. (Maybe he’s going for the job of bathroom monitor….)
Hallucination Can Be A Good Thing (via Mike Walsh)
China Launches Quantum Satellite (but is it only there if we look for it?)
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